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William Henry Fetherston

Male Abt 1824 - 1892  (~ 68 years)


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  • Name William Henry Fetherston  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1824  Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Anecdote Abt 1836  [2
    • Uses Fetherston H. as the families surname for the baptism of AdelineMaud Fetherston H. on 21 Jul 1874.

      A William Fetherston was admitted to the Royal Dublin Society's Schoolof Drawing in Architecture on 28 Jan 1836 & was awarded a premium on 28May 1840. This may be the same William Fetherston who created a housefor the Cheif Steward at Trinity College, Dublin in 1860. There was alsoan Edward Fetherston admitted at the Royal Dublin Society's School ofDrawing in Architecture on 26 Nov 1835 (could this be his cousin Edwardb.1821 Mayne, Westmeath, son of John & Mary?)
    Occupation 06 Sep 1857  Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Carpenter 
    Residence 06 Sep 1857  10 Wentworth Place, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Occupation 14 Apr 1861  Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Carpenter & Builder - he describes himself at baptism of sonWilliamHenry. 
    Residence 14 Apr 1861  21 Denzill St, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Occupation 1862  21-22 Denzille Street, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Carpenter & Builder - Thom's Almanac & Official Directory for theyear1862 
    Residence 1862  21-22 Denzille Street, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Thom's Almanac & Official Directory for the year 1862
    Residence 08 May 1862  79 Townsend Street, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Occupation 14 Apr 1865  Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Carpenter 
    Residence 14 Apr 1865  3 Harmony Row, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 02 Oct 1867  Cleve Nuisit? Street, Dunlin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Occupation 13 May 1873  Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Clerk of Works - occupation he gives himself at time of wedding toMaryHughes. 
    Residence 13 May 1873  38 South Richmond St, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    • At time of wedding to Mary Hughes.
    Occupation 21 Jul 1874  Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Clerk of Works - Fehterston H. at Adeline Maud's baptism. 
    Occupation 02 Apr 1876  Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Builder 
    Residence 02 Apr 1876  38 South Richmond St, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Occupation 11 Dec 1877  Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Builder 
    Residence 11 Dec 1877  38 South Richmond St, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Occupation 06 Jul 1882  Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Builder - described as such my daughter Jane Hood F. at her wedding. 
    Occupation 05 Jun 1883  Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Builder 
    Residence 05 Jun 1883  38 South Richmond St, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Occupation 24 Feb 1885  38 South Richmond St, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Occupation 24 Feb 1885  Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    Surveyor 
    Occupation 24 Feb 1885  Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Surveyor 
    Occupation 14 Feb 1886  Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Architect 
    Residence 14 Feb 1886  38 South Richmond St, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Died Between Jan 1892 and Mar 1892  Dublin South, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Aged 68
    Death Mar 1892  Dublin South, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 68 yrs
    Occupation 1898  Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 7
    Architect 
    Reference Number 40263 
    Person ID I40263  Featherstone Main
    Last Modified 1 Nov 2016 

    Father John Fetherston,   b. Abt 1801,   d. Aft 1853  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Mother Susanna Price 
    Married 03 Apr 1821  Mayne, Co Westmeath, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 8
    Family ID F11840  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Anne Hood,   b. Abt 1843,   d. Bef May 1873  (Age ~ 30 years) 
    Married 23 Sep 1856  Rathfarnham, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 9
    Children 
     1. John Fetherston,   b. 02 Aug 1857, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. William Henry Fetherston,   b. 21 Mar 1861, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Jane Hood Fetherston,   b. 07 Mar 1862, 79 Townsend Street, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1910, Dublin South, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     4. Frederick William Fetherston,   b. 09 Sep 1864, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1951, 1120 E. 49th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     5. Edward Fetherston,   b. 19 Oct 1866, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 02 Oct 1867, Dublin South, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 1 years)
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F11838  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Hughes 
    Married 13 May 1873  St Peter, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Children 
     1. Adeline Maud Fetherston,   b. 01 Jun 1874, No. 3 South City, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1972, Seattle, King County, Washington, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
     2. Thomas Maddock Fetherston,   b. 03 Feb 1876, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1944, Seattle, Washington, United States of America Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     3. Edith Elizabeth Fetherston,   b. 23 Nov 1877, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1975, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     4. Charles John Fetherston,   b. 15 Mar 1883, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1884, Dublin South, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     5. Mary Fetherston,   b. 24 Dec 1884, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Susannah Fetherston,   b. 01 Jan 1886, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F11839  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 06 Sep 1857 - 10 Wentworth Place, Dublin, Co Dublin, Ireland Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S2132] Dublin, Ireland, Probate Record and Marriage Licen, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date:2011;).

    2. [S2090] Featherstone Society Member 322 Marie Davison, Marie Davison, (Aug 2015).

    3. [S2131] Web site www.churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie, www.churchrecords.irishgenealogy.ie.

    4. [S2090] Featherstone Society Member 322 Marie Davison, Marie Davison, (Aug 2015), Thom's Almanac & Official Directory for the year 1862
      Denzille-street
      From Holies - street to Hamilton-row
      21 & 22 Fetherstone, William, carpenter & builder 10l.

    5. [S2090] Featherstone Society Member 322 Marie Davison, Marie Davison, (Aug 2015), From baptism record of his daughter Mary.

    6. [S1253] Ireland, Civil Registration Indexes 1845 - 1958, https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/FTCD-YMZ.

    7. [S2090] Featherstone Society Member 322 Marie Davison, Marie Davison, (Aug 2015), recorded as an Architect at the marriage in 1898 oh his daughter EdithElizabeth.

    8. [S2109] Research provided by Michael Conlon of Castlepolla, Church of Ireland - Castlepollard Union of Parishes.

    9. [S2066] Ancestry.com, Name:William Fetherston
      Gender:Male
      Marital Status:Single
      Marriage Date:23 Sep 1856
      Marriage Place:Rathfarnham, Dub, Ireland
      Father:John Fetherston
      Spouse:Anne Hood
      FHL Film Number:101376
      Reference ID:187
      Source Information
      Ancestry.com. Ireland, Select Marriages, 1619-1898 [database on-line].Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014.

    10. [S2090] Featherstone Society Member 322 Marie Davison, Marie Davison, (Aug 2015), William Henry Fetherston of 38 South Richmond St, Clerk of Works,Widowed,Father - John Fetherston, Carpenter; married 13 May 1873 St.Peter,Dublin, Church of Ireland, Mary Hughes of Rathmolyon, Co.Meath, Father -Maddock Hughes - Farmer. Witnesses: William Thornton,Elizabeth Wilson.